Ig, round C profile carve with lots of shoulder, measuring. 875" deep at the 1st fret, tapering to 1.030" at the 9th. On the ebony fretboard, the original s. Lender fretwire retains its full factory height with lots of meat and crown, showing only moderate wear on frets 1-2, with fainter wear extending beneath the plain strings until fret 5. The guitar plays well up the.
25 1/2" scale, and the nut has been upgraded with a hand-carved piece of bone, measuring 1 11/16" in width. On the headstock, the original shield truss rod cover and Guild chesterfield pearloid inlay is present, with a set of stock Guild-branded Schaller tuning machines that turn very smoothly and provide excellent tuning stability. Visible through the soundhole, the original Guild label is intact, with a handwritten serial number that matches the number imprinted on the back of the headstock.
The label is very clean, noting production at the Westerly, RI factory. The stock ebony bridge is intact, sitting flush with the top, and while the original saddle is low, it still accommodates low action in every register.
Clean and crack-free, the original nitro lacquer finish shows zero touchup or overspray, with a deep shade of walnut on the back and sides and a spruce top that has aged to a deep amber. Ight spots of isolated lacquer checking on the upper bout on top, s. Cuffing across the pick path, a few small shallow nicks on top, and just a couple light finish scratches on the back. Ight horizontal lacquer checking behind the 1st fret and only a couple tiny additional nicks on the neck profile.
The original black tolex hardshell case with Guild badge on the interior is included, along with the original polish cloth. Check out our shop "Mike & Mike's Guitar Bar, " and please let us know if we can answer any questions! International orders will be declared as merchandise, and the value of merchandise will be declared as the amount paid. We cannot declare anything as a gift or for a lesser value. We do our best to describe all items with honesty and accuracy, but to be sure, please.
The item "1976 Guild D-50NT Bluegrass Special Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar withohc, USA Made" is in sale since Monday, June 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Acoustic Guitars". The seller is "mmguitarbar" and is located in Seattle, Washington.
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